Kua hinga a Tom Broughton i tenei ata. He tama o Haititaimarangai Broughton no Matarahurahu hapu o Kenana raua ko Tuia Puha no Ngati Porou. Matua hokoi o Chenella Joan Marsters, Tom Broughton, Shane Boyd, Darren Boyd, Barbie Smales, Vicky Broughton me tana kaitiaki awhina Suzanne Broughton.
Tom Broughton passed away this morning. He was the last surviving child of the late Haititaimarangai Broughton from Matarahurahu hapu at Kenana and Tuia (nee Puha) of Ngati Porou. Beloved father of Chenella Joan Marsters, Tom Broughton, Shane Boyd, Darren Boyd, Barbie Smales, Vix Wirihana Broughton and his longtime caregiver Suzanne Broughton, Tom is now lying in state in his home at 88 Rowandale Road, Manurewa.
The whanau expect to leave there at 10am tomorrow morning for Kenana marae.
We will advise further details as they come to hand.
E te matua Tom, whakangaro atu e te morehu o te whanau a Haititaimarangai raua ko Tuia Broughton. Kua okioki koe i nga mauiuitanga i raru ai to tinana, engari ko to wairua hihiko ka mau tonu. Moe mai. Moe mai. Moe mai atu ra.